Maianthemum canadense


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Maianthemum canadense - small two-leaved herb of the northern United States and parts of Canada having racemes of small fragrant white flowersMaianthemum canadense - small two-leaved herb of the northern United States and parts of Canada having racemes of small fragrant white flowers
liliaceous plant - plant growing from a bulb or corm or rhizome or tuber
genus Maianthemum, Maianthemum - sometimes placed in family Convallariaceae: false lily of the valley
References in periodicals archive ?
Remnant tamarack bog species of the herbaceous layer include Maianthemum canadense, Trientalis borealis, Osmunda cinnamomea, Carex trisperma, and Rubus hispidus (northern raspberry).
Two Leaf Solomon's Seal Maianthemum canadense is the smallest of the group growing 5-15 cm (2-6 in) tall.
divaricatus, Athyrium felix-femina, Berberis thunbergii, Brachyelytrum erectum, Clintonia borealis, Corylus cornuta, Crataegus sp., Dennstaedtia punctilobula, Diervilla lonicera, Dryopteris carthusiana/intermedia, Gaultheria procumbens, Ilex verticillata, Lonicera canadensis, Lycopodium obscurum, Lysimachia quadrifolia, Maianthemum canadense, Medeola virginiana, Mitchella repens, Onoclea sensibilis, Osmunda Cinnamomea, 0.
The herbaceous flora is characterized by Bidens cernua, Maianthemum canadense, Osmunda cinnamomea and Trientalis borealis.